MIT Sloan CDO Mission Statement The Mission of the Career Development Office is to provide students with opportunities to learn about potential career options, teach them the skills needed to market themselves successfully to the professional marketplace, and maximize their employment opportunities. Partnering with students, employers and the greater MIT Sloan community, the CDO is dedicated to making MIT Sloan the best place to recruit in the professional marketplace. For students, we will: Provide the best preparation for the professional job search. This preparation will be timely and specific. It will teach you to be self-reliant while providing you with concrete information, ideas, and leads. Maximize employment opportunities. The CDO will develop new and innovative ways to connect students with potential employers. Assist students in the development of their professional skills. For employers, we will: Provide the best-prepared and most professional candidates. Provide personalized, pro-active, flexible, and professional services. Assist employers in their efforts to effectively recruit our students. For the MIT Sloan community, we will: Provide excellent service to our recruiting contacts and strive to deepen their corporate relationship with MIT Sloan. Be a resource for faculty, staff, and alumni, as well as students and employers, in connecting to the business world.